The Big Easy will go Big Media this fall with a planned MediaFest that combines film, music, vidgames and advertising.
Winning this year's best song Grammy -- for penning Norah Jones' breakthrough hit "Don't Know Why" -- hasn't changed Jesse Harris' life all that much. Yes, the fourth album from his band, the…
Scott Siegel, founder and host of "Broadway by the Year," now in its third concert season at Town Hall, noted that 1953 was the year Dwight D. Eisenhower was inaugurated president, Stalin died and…
A group of European music-trade orgs have launched a Web campaign to promote the virtues of legitimate online music services and publicize the shortcomings of free file-swapping networks like Kazaa…
Composer Stephen Sondheim will be guest director and Ted Turner will receive the Silver Medallion at the 30th Telluride Film Festival. "Far Side" cartoonist Gary Larson will design the poster.
Virgin Megastore France and Universal Music France have pacted to make U's titles available for download from Virginmega.fr beginning June 1.
Marilyn Manson reclaimed his throne as the king of shock-rock with authority this week, taking advantage of a sleepy session on the album charts to vault his first disc of new material in three years…
Nikkatsu has bought Japanese rights to Antoine Fuqua's as-yet-untitled film of a one-of-a-kind Feb. 7 Gotham blues concert, marking the first distribution deal for the docu. John Sloss of Cinetic…
Seattle rock giants Pearl Jam have split with their longtime label, Epic Records, the band confirmed in a Q&A session on their official Web site.
Country chanteuse Kasey Chambers staked her claim to the top of the pops and AC/DC was honored for service to Australia's music biz Monday at an Australian Performing Rights Assn. event in Sydney.